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Islamic Cairo

761 Reviews

Islamic Cairo

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Midan Silah ad-Din, Cairo 11511, Egypt
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Best place to get involved in the Egyptian religious customs. Very beatiful structures. My top 5: Citadel, Mohammed Ali Mosque, Al Rifai Mosque and Madrassa, Al Akzhar.
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I attempted to go to Islamic Cairo on my own and encountered local 'tour guide' around the area. Thankful that there wasn't any demands of money involved. However, because this place is an extremely crowded area - highly suggest to go in groups. Besides that, this area is
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Islamic Cairo is one of the oldest parts of Cairo, though not as old as Coptic Cairo. Islamic Cairo was built after the muslim conquests and they wanted a separate for muslims. Fortunately that restriction doesn’t exists and foreigners are free to wander. The place is quite
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This is a highlight of the city and a recommendation for a few hours to better appreciate this gem of a city
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The older parts of Cairo from the ancient original Coptic area to the Fustet and Citadel Islamic areas it is a fascinating city. If you can get a decent guide to show you the most interesting parts of the area around Khan el-Khalili and then mooch about on your own. Do not
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